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Native culture topic of last lecture in SHI lecture series

...of Sealaska Heritage Institute Rosita Worl - the final speaker in the Native...overturn that provision.Dr. Rosita Worl is the president of the Sealaska...committee chair. To learn more about Rosita Worl visit http://www.sealaska...
SHI gathers art for next year's Tinaa auction

...biggest names in Northwest Coast art, said SHI President Rosita Worl, who hopes the event will educate people about fine...appreciation of Southwest Indian art, said SHI President Rosita Worl, noting the same can be done for Northwest Coast art...
SHI to sponsor workshop on art and math

...a math and culture program in recent years to teach math concepts through Native art practices, said SHI President Rosita Worl in a release."We have found that when students learn math through a culturally relevant activity, they get it...
Dr. Walter Soboleff Day to be observed Nov. 14

...state. He was a prominent spiritual force for our people at a time when we needed it the most," said SHI President Rosita Worl in a release.Albert Kookesh, who was Soboleff's nephew and close friend, will lead the discussion, and he and...
David Boxley talks Native, Tsimshian art revival maintain the quality and integrity of the work). ... We want to always strive for excellence."SHI president Rosita Worl thanked Boxley for his talk."I know that future generations are going to be singing your praises," she said. "I feel...
SHI joins forces with Any Given Child

...School District and University of Alaska Southeast to increase collaboration on educational efforts, said SHI President Rosita Worl in a release, noting this is the type of collaboration SHI had hoped to foster. "It is so important to teach children...
Feds back Native group in artifacts probe

...against Andover Newton Theological School filed in June by the Sealaska Heritage Institute. The institute's president, Rosita Worl, said the school possesses at least two Southeast Alaska artifacts, including a Tlingit halibut hook that is considered...
Formline design classes at prison continue through Thursday classes to connect inmates to their culture and to help them earn a living upon release, said SHI President Rosita Worl in a release."We want our people to have an outlet that connects them to their culture and that could supplement...
Mass. college cancels sale of Native objects

...the 1940s and alerted hundreds of tribal leaders to Andover Newton's plans.Sealaska Heritage Institute president Rosita Worl was among those leaders. The school intended to auction off a Tlingit halibut hook that Worl said is sacred."The...
Sealaska Heritage Institute honored by the National Endowment for the Humanities

...Years" website that represent the best of the work the agency has funded.In a press release from SHI, president Rosita Worl called the announcement humbling and rewarding."It's quite an honor to be included among some of the top notch...


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